Two seats are available.
Some of the candidates running have been on and off the council for up to 10 years.
Did we have flooding over the last 10 years? Yes
Did we have issues with the sewers over the last 10 years? Yes
Did we have issues with attracting businesses in town for the last 10 years? Yes
Did we have sub-standard housing issues over the last 10 years? Yes
Why would we want to elect the same people in and honestly expect different results? If they couldn’t fix it before Sandy, why would be able to after?
Their argument is going to be, “new” isn’t always better.. And that is true, however, it provides *us* (Highlands) the opportunity to do something different. And by doing something different we have the opportunity to get different results.
I know by posting this, I’m opening up a lightning rod for myself from certain council’s relatives. My comment back to them is, you have to love your relatives regardless of screw ups or non-performance, I don’t have to…